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1 Free night when you book 4 nights - 8/27 to 9/1

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Superbly located near 2 beaches, sleeps 10, 4 bedrooms, 2 luxury bathrooms

Check out our midweek getaway discount - Book 4 nights get 5th FREE - 8/27 to 9/1.

When a hotel isn't the answer Eveningside accommodates up to 10 family members and friends (and dogs) for a long or short stay with comfort and value. This smoking-free home sleeps 10 comfortably: 4 BR, well appointed kitchen & 2 luxury bathrooms. Superbly located near 2 beaches, furnished with comfortable living spaces, fully appointed kitchen and amenities.

Our classic Cape Cod style home with hardwood floors is available from July 1 through September 4, 2017 (3 night minimum). A five to ten minute stroll to 2 beautiful beaches (Gulf Beach and Bayview Beach), a 10 minute drive to Milford Yacht Club, Milford Harbor Marina, Downtown Milford’s fine dining, bars, shops, recreational activities, arts and entertainment.

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Fully renovated luxury kitchen with 6 propane gas burner stove top, dual ovens and dual dishwashers to feed your inner "Chopped" Food Network chef champion! If cooking isn't your idea of a vacation, after a long day of sailing, fishing or sunbathing, enjoy a night out in one of Milford’s top rated restaurants (Bistro Basque, El Barrio Bar & Kitchen, Citrus or Seven Seas for starters), bars and cafés or relax with food delivery service or barbecue under the stars on the back deck and a nighttime stroll to the beach.

We have a large enclosed back yard for your doggies to run and bark freely. This is a very pet friendly neighborhood. We have a stackable washer/dryer, dishes, cups, mugs, tensils and all of the essentials. The driveway accommodates two vehicles with plenty of street parking available.

The home sleeps 10 people comfortably. On the first floor we have two bedrooms, both with queen sized beds and a full bathroom with walk-in shower and bench. In the living room we have a full sized sofa bed. On the second floor we have a king sized Sleep Number bed in the master bedroom and a full sized sofa bed in the guest room and a full sized bathroom with walk-in shower with marble bench and jacuzzi tub.

If you're in Milford on August 18 & 19 don't miss the 43rd annual Oyster Festival! On Friday night you can take in Milford Oyster Eve for some fun pre-festival activities. On Saturday, August 19 enjoy the food, raw oysters of course, live music, entertainment, and vendors at this signature Milford event.

Milford, CT is the ideal place for summer fun with family and friends.

More Details

Owner
Robert and Yolanda Durant
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

Why Robert and Yolanda Durant chose Milford

This property is a short stroll to 2 beaches. Gulf Beach is a public beach, full of sunbathers, sailors, kayakers, and a great fishing pier. The beach also boasts Goodie's food stand which sells hot dogs, hamburgers and ice cream. They also have an outdoor shower and restrooms. Bayview Beach is a large, quiet New England beach with clean sand and calm water, perfect for sunbathing and playing Frisbee. Please take a look at Yelp and Trip Advisor to see the many attractions in Milford and the surrounding area. This includes restaurants, bars, cafes, small shops and an arts center which features live music, art shows and salsa and tango lessons. There are also a several Yoga studios and fitness centers, and miles of shopping including Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Macy's, Best Buy, and Target on U.S. Route 1. New Haven, the home of Yale University and College Street Music Hall, is only a 20 minute drive away and features fine dining, shopping, museums, theaters and arts and cultural activities.

What makes this house unique

What we love about this space is the access we have to so many different worlds. We can enjoy the comfort of our home or we can drive 10 minutes to the Metro North train station and be in New York City in 90 minutes. We can spend the day fishing, kayaking or sailing in the summer and be at Foxwoods or Mohegan Sun casinos for dinner and world class concerts in 90 minutes. Milford, CT is the perfect location to do all the things you enjoy.

Map

Nearest Airport
62 Miles
Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Beachcomber Restaurant & Bar, Milford, CT
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Long Island Ferry, Bridgeport, CT
Nearest Golf
4.5 Miles
Orchards Golf Course, Milford, CT
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
MetroNorth, Milford, CT
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Restaurant
4.5 Miles
Stonebridge Restaurant, Milford CT
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Gulf Beach, Milford, CT
Car: necessary

Our property is located a short walk/driving distance from Gulf Beach and Bay View Beach where a variety of water sports are available. The neighborhood is peaceful, walkable, pet-friendly and bike friendly for those who want to enjoy the outdoors.

Amenities

Milford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Shower Bench
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Shower Bench
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - Second Floor - 1 king , Connects directly to the Master Bathroom
    Guest Room 3 - First Floor - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Guest Room 2 - First Floor - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Living Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Guest Room 1 - Second Floor - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • All 4 bedrooms are full size rooms with closets and dressers.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
5

Great house with lots of space and friendly hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Rob and Yolanda were incredibly kind and available throughout my entire stay. When we arrived there was a birthday balloon and welcome basket as well as very easy instructions regarding the house. The house has the basics necessary for a comfortable vacation and is a 10 minute walk from a couple nice beaches (although we were asked to leave one due to it being private). Would recommend and/or stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location near the beach

  • 5 of 5

We shared the house with another couple and were very comfortable. The kitchen was well appointed with numerous appliances for whatever we needed. Bedrooms were spacious and the beds fine as well. The bathrooms were both beautiful and large.

The location was very convenient to both shopping and relaxing nearby.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house and great hosts

  • 5 of 5

We booked this house Friday night and the hosts were able to accommodate us for a Saturday arrival. The house is fully stocked and very inviting. We live in a high rise and the large back yard and grill is exactly what we needed. We cooked every meal on the grill. It was an amazing experience. The house is walking distance to the beach, not even a 10 minute walk. They let us extend our stay late on the day of the checkout which was a huge help and very much appreciated.

We give this house and the hosts 5 stars.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ft. Lauderdale, FL
5

Charming and comfortable!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was absolutely perfect for our mini family reunion. It was charming both inside and out and it comfortably slept everyone in our party. The kitchen was large and well equipped and the dining area was a great gathering place for meals and games. We all had a fabulous time and I highly recommend this wonderful home.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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London, United Kingdom
5

Comfortable and well appointed home from home close to beaches

  • 5 of 5

Booked a week in August for our family in the UK and extended family in USA. Robert and Yolanda were attentive and responsive during booking and run up to the holiday. Their home is a true gem and a home from home, set in a beautiful neighbourhood, a short 5 minute drive to central Milford for shopping and restaurants, or if you fancy it about a half hour walk! Lots to do nearby and we were lucky to have booked during the Milford oyster festival. Every detail catered for at the address including towels, beach towels, sun cream, toiletries etc. The kitchen is fully equipped allowing easy catering for 10 persons with TWO dishwashers! Robert was extremely helpful on arrival and accessible when questions arose via text or in person. I would highly recommend staying here! Damian A.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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5

A true home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This home is absolutely amazing in every way. Robert and Yolanda made us feel so welcome in their home. The 10 minute walk to the beach felt like it was around the corner. The beach was very nice, not at all crowded. The neighborhood is very nice, a friendly feel. I cannot say enough about the house. It looks quaint from the outside but ultra modern on the inside. I cannot comment on local restaurants as our family enjoyed cooking in the chef's kitchen. We all felt so at home. The fenced yard was perfect for our dog. She was able to be outside with us and not on a leash. We enjoyed playing some yard games and sitting outside reading a book. The living room is big enough for the entire family to sit comfortably. The master bedroom is like an oasis. The bathrooms are amazing. Usually by the end of the week everyone is homesick. Not this time. I did not want to leave. I highly recommend this home. You will not be disappointed. My thanks to Yolanda and Robert for opening up their home to vacationers. I would come back here in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $99

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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